Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Birmingham New Street and University / Redditch / Bromsgrove on Sunday 8 August

Start date
08/08/2021 
End date
08/08/2021 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Nottingham / Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central

West Midlands Railway between Lichfield Trent Valley / Four Oaks / Birmingham New Street and Longbridge Bromsgrove / Redditch / Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Hereford

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryWest Midlands Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Birmingham New Street and University, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Trains will be diverted, and will not call at University.

Customers can use  West Midlands Railway replacement buses between Birmingham New Street and University.

West Midlands Railway:

Replacement buses will run between Birmingham New Street and Redditch / Bromsgrove.

Trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Hereford will depart slightly earlier / arrive slightly later at Birmingham New Street, and will not call at University.

Customers travelling to / from University are advised to travel on rail replacement buses between Birmingham New Street and Bromsgrove.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.